Michael Flynn's file

Michael Flynn is a retired U.S. Army lieutenant general and former head of the Pentagon’s Defense Intelligence Agency. 

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Recent stories featuring Michael Flynn

Michael Flynn's troubling penchant for conspiracy theories

As fact-checkers, we took special notice of Gen. Michael Flynn's taste for fake news and conspiracy theories — a trait that seems incongruous with a high-ranking intelligence role.

Trump security adviser pick Michael Flynn repeated wildly wrong claim about FL Democrats, Sharia law

The retired lieutenant general made the claim in a speech at a temple in August and CNN publicized it Nov. 22.